A Barn Dance Repertoire
by Thomas Green
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The Oak Tree

Author:  Eddie Upton
Formation: Set dance, 3 couples
Difficulty:  2
Style:  English
3 couples longways proper

A1: 1s cast to bottom; circle L once with bottom couple.
A2: 1s cast back up to top; circle L once with middle couple.
B1: Middle couple (2s) pass their partner by R shoulder, turn 1st corner with L hand, turn partner with R hand, turn 2nd corner with L hand, turn partner with R hand.
B2: 1s galop all the way down set followed by 2s and 3s; all galop back in that order (progression).


Music:  32-bar jigs